Foundation in Fashion and Textiles (Level 6)

Glasgow Clyde College


Cardonald Campus


If you are unsure which subject area within Fashion and Textiles is best for you or you just want to learn at a slower pace and level, then this Foundation in Fashion and Textiles - Level 6 is for you. It is both a creative and technical based course which provides basic knowledge and an understanding of the skills required to progress to further study in the following subject areas: Fashion Design, Fashion Textiles, Fashion Communications and Fashion Technology. It allows you to build a creative portfolio and experience the exciting opportunities that a career within Fashion and Textiles can offer you.

You will be taught by a team of dedicated professionals with a depth of industry experience and expertise in a wide range of fashion.

How to develop and research ideas through drawing, photography, and design development; Textile techniques surface design and fabric manipulation; Basic pattern cutting; Industrial methods for sewing skirts, trousers, and bodices; How to present ideas using Computer Aided Design (CAD), and multimedia techniques; Creating patterns to my own design; Manufacturing garments to my own design.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects from English, Maths or Art and Design at National 4 or 5 is preferred.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Fashion and Textiles

SCQF Level